Used Plymouth Roadrunner

Plymouth Roadrunner 150
Plymouth Roadrunner
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Being convinced that muscle cars had gone too far from the basics, manufacturer of Plymouth Roadrunner created it to bring back the good old thrills of muscle cars. The first muscle cars ever created were performance based and were truly low-priced.

Launched in 1968, Plymouth Roadrunner was patterned on the heavy luxury cars whose body shape were in the B-Line, such as Belvidere. Though it was lighter than the smaller Barracuda, this car was not as fragile as sports car and it was tough enough to endure any collision. Probably that was the explanation on how much of it had survived the test of serious street work.

Est. Price for Used Plymouth Roadrunner: $9,000-$95,000
Available Trims: Base, Superbird
Below are Pre-Owned Plymouth Roadrunner from Ebay and 2 of the top used-car sites on the web:

Plymouth : Road Runner Base 1972 plymouth roadrunner base 6.6 l
Plymouth : Road Runner Base 1972 plymouth roadrunner base 6.6 l $25,700.00 (21 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Oct-23-2014 14:07:29 PDT
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Plymouth : Road Runner 2-door 1973 plymouth roadrunner original car not clone delivery available
Plymouth : Road Runner 2-door 1973 plymouth roadrunner original car not clone delivery available $3,500.00
End Date: Saturday Nov-8-2014 14:25:20 PST
Buy It Now for only: $3,500.00
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Plymouth : Road Runner 2 dr 1969 plymouth road runner
Plymouth : Road Runner 2 dr 1969 plymouth road runner $5,000.00
End Date: Thursday Oct-23-2014 15:42:25 PDT
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Plymouth : Road Runner hardtop coup 1969 plymouth roadrunner 440 six pac
Plymouth : Road Runner hardtop coup 1969 plymouth roadrunner 440 six pac $100,000.00
End Date: Saturday Oct-25-2014 23:33:13 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $100,000.00
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Plymouth : Road Runner Black 1968 426 hemi plymouth road runner
Plymouth : Road Runner Black 1968 426 hemi plymouth road runner $85,000.00
End Date: Friday Oct-24-2014 9:26:29 PDT
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Indeed, Plymouth Roadrunner was a reincarnation of muscle cars with the stripped pillared coupe. Its standard engine was MOPAR's 383 cid power plant and could produce up to 335bhp. Apparently, it paid Warner Brothers to use the name and to produce horn that went beep beep, similar to the sound famously associated with a certain cartoon bird.

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